Daniel Vogel, Pablo González, and Ben Peters

August 16, 2021 | 11:25 AM
  • Sector: Technology
  • Company: Bitso
  • Country: México

They founded the first cryptocurrency exchange in Mexico and Latin America. It took six years to reach its first million active users and less than 10 months to reach two million in 2020. The company allows buying, selling, sending or receiving in Mexico, Argentina and Brazil, its most recent incursion, while since January 2021 the entrepreneurs obtained authorization from the financial regulator in Colombia to test the market under the sandbox figure. It is the only platform in the region that holds a license from the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission, the jurisdiction with the most advanced regulatory frameworks in crypto trading.